Web development

Web development or web coding is a broad term for the work involved in coding or developing a website design.

HubSpot CMS web design Oxford

Hubspot web design and build
Specialists in Hubspot web design and build At Caro Creative we are currently working towards becoming a HubSpot Certified Design Partner. This will mean that we can design and build websites for both new and existing HubSpot customers. These act as powerful marketing hubs and each one is optimised for inbound marketing and lead generation. Imagine a website […]
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Most popular e-commerce website platforms in 2015

This year has been very strong in the development of e-commerce website design. Besides the rapid development of e-commerce, the needs to build online shop websites also increased. Therefore, the technology to build a website in general, building e-commerce websites in particular are being earmarked for the development and upgrading to help customers more easily to […]
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The Ultimate WordPress Website Launch Checklist

The Ultimate WordPress Website Launch Checklist Ah, there’s nothing quite like the day you launch a new WordPress website. All the weeks and months (hopefully not years!) you’ve spent planning, coordinating, organising, designing and developing are finally finished and it’s time to unveil your website – your work, even if it’s for a client—to the […]
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Will a website redesign hurt my SEO and SERP’s?

I get asked this question a lot when building new websites for my clients. Your average Joe website designer will know how to design a site and put it live but they probably don’t know the correct way to launch a site to ensure any previous SEO work is kept in place. Will a new […]
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My web design checklist for going live

All of a sudden the site you have been working on for months is approved and the client wants it live. However, things can still go horribly wrong if you are not prepared. We’ve all been there. After weeks and even months of development, meetings, conference calls, protracted arguments over typography, imagery, colour schemes and […]
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How the web design process works

My web design process Today anyone can design a website, but not everyone should and not everyone can build them to a high standard. Anyone can build a template site using an online generator but will it get you found and will it bring in business? Building a website is more than just design, code, […]
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What does web design actually cost?

Web design Banbury
What does website design actually cost? I get asked this all the time and the answer is always the same: it really depends on what the website is going to do! Every website design project is different. Us web designers and web developers, we don’t quote projects up per page any more, those are days […]
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Some great free WordPress tips and plugins for February

Since I started as a front-end WordPress developer at Toast Design in Banbury I have already picked up some great WordPress tips and new plugins. Here is a quick summary of my favourite tips. WordPress tips and plugin summary If there’s one word that I would use to describe the WordPress community, it’s this: huge. […]
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Clearing Default Field Values on Gravity Forms

Clearing Gravity Forms default values on click I have recently started using the WordPress Gravity Forms plugin since I started at Toast Design as a Web Designer at the start of the year. It is a great plugin! I used to only use Contact Form 7 for web forms but now I can’t see myself […]
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Increase Your Website Speed

Increase your website speed From having worked on hundreds of different websites and also browsing the internet daily one thing that I am sure of is that I hate it when a website takes ages to load! Isn’t it annoying when you are looking to research or buy something on-line but the site you are on doesn’t […]
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Responsive website re-design for Hanwell House

Website re-design for Hanwell House Hanwell House bed and breakfast in Banbury came to me in search of a website redesign of the existing static HTML/CSS website. They had the website design created by a friend back in 2008 but realised that the web has come on leaps and bounds since 2008. They have updated […]
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11 reasons why WordPress is better than a bespoke CMS website

11 reasons why WordPress is better than a bespoke CMS website I have just had my second Brighton SEO conference over the last two days and after having a discussion with another SEO’er I wanted to write a quick blog post about why we should use open source systems for web development. Here are 11 […]
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